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JohnHadrian

A Memory of Elephants in Oklahoma

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My grandpa used to tell me about the time he followed the railroad halfway to Oklahoma City and instead lost the last two fingers on his right hand. It was the night he snuck out the back door, and I believe it was the spring just after his little brother Danny died. [...]
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ReillyMorgan

Prompt Response: Rachel

By ReillyMorgan | 0 Comments

It was a brisk, Spring morning and mist rose from the side of the glacier as the sun peaked over the mountain ridge. Guerro moved like a shadow across the snowfield, darting between boulders thrust up through the ice, an arrow knocked on his improvised bow. [...]
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Prompt Response: The Devil's Due

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Cigar smoke drifted lazily from the smoldering butt, framing the man’s sallow face in a ghostly pall as he lit another, leaned back in the groaning oak chair, and planted his dirty loafers on the desk. [...]
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Prompt Response: The Accidental Pirate

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The cacophony echoing from the open doors of the “Blind Bitch” tavern rang across the docks and rebounded off the imposing, high-masted ships anchored in the sheltered harbor as Joseph Bolger made his winding way through throngs of drunken sailors, predacious prostitutes and loud-mouthed. [...]
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Prompt Response: The Commute

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Steven was quite an ordinary man. He lived a simple, quiet life, in a simple, quiet town, and worked a simple, quiet job. He had several passions in his life, the foremost being brown clothing, followed closely by an unerring punctuality and a closely-followed, repetitive schedule. [...]
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